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Site of the gothic town hall and food festivals and Christmas market and switching on of the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ian M
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Albert square is the the main Square of Manchester with its imposing Town Hall in the background... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
vince a
Rabat, Malta
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Site of the gothic town hall and food festivals and Christmas market and switching on of the Christmas lights. However this Christmas will be the last for a number of years as the square is going to have a makeover to make it fully pedestrianised.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Albert square is the the main Square of Manchester with its imposing Town Hall in the background. Whenever there is a big celebration in Manchester, it will surely hand the conclusion to Albert Square. You get a number of bars and restaurants here and a...More

Thank vince a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Town Hall is the principal building here and it is very impressive. Currently it is closed to visitors for removations. Monuments/statues also fill the square and it is surrounded by places to eat and a few shops. There is public seating in the square,...More

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 31 August 2018

What a beautiful place to sit when its sunny. nice and well kept place to visit. visited here 2 days running.

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the square on a sunny day, lot of works in the area to renovate the town hall, expected to finish in March 2022. The jaz festival was great with the selling of street foods and beer. The place was crowded with cheerful people....More

Thank Samir Z
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This square is a great example of a historic square surrounded by fabulous old buildings. It bustles with a number of bars/restaurants and really comes alive when there is an event on, particularly the Christmas market

Thank robnh61
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Often walk through here but don’t usually take time to stop and admire the fabulous buildings surrounding the square. Surrounded by eateries it is a great place

Thank JanetC2029
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The square in front of the Town Hall used for large impromptu gatherings and protests is a decent space containing a number of statues. the largest statue is the Albert memorial, erected in 1862. Statue of James Fraser (bishop of Manchester)erected 1882. Statue of John...More

Thank GinOla7
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

This is a police we visit regularly but you never take beautiful during the time when cotton ruled Manchester and this well paid for some stunning buildings, none more so than the town hall itself. The square itself is beautifully kept and there are always...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

a lovely place to walk around and see some of the history and bounded by eateries and cafes to choose from

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12 November 2016|
Response from Mr n Mrs n | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea...best speak to the owner on that note...they will be able to help you with that side of it.
27 October 2016|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
No, from opening at the end of November. The market is open every day until the end.